Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - fashion - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 2 Mar 2015 08:53:32 PST BLOX v1.01 What Color is My Sweater? http://www.instructables.com/id/What-Color-is-My-Sweater/
What Color is My Sweater? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/W7OQ/I6NI8CIS/FSQW7OQI6NI8CIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/W7OQ/I6NI8CIS/FSQW7OQI6NI8CIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/W7OQ/I6NI8CIS/FSQW7OQI6NI8CIS.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Today I decided to make a sweater, but when I was finished, I couldn't tell what color it was. I asked all my friends what they thought and everyone agreed that it wasn't a very good looking sweater but nobody could give me a straight answer about the colors. Will you help me decide what colors it i...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:57:09 PST
Designer Rings to match Your Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Designer-Rings-to-match-Your-Dress/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 07:01:31 PST
DIY Quilted Jacket with Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilted-Jacket-with-Pattern/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:41:00 PST
How To Create Custom Shirts With Bleach http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-Custom-Shirts-With-Bleach/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:09:29 PST
FORGED FABRICS: how to make high-end specialty fabrics for couture, textile art, tapestries & fashion design http://www.instructables.com/id/FORGED-FABRICS-how-to-make-high-end-specialty-fabr/
FORGED FABRICS: how to make high-end specialty fabrics for couture, textile art, tapestries & fashion design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/SWYN/I5XS7ZT8/F3USWYNI5XS7ZT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/SWYN/I5XS7ZT8/F3USWYNI5XS7ZT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/SWYN/I5XS7ZT8/F3USWYNI5XS7ZT8.SMALL.jpg AmyKarle FORGED FABRICS: HOW TO MAKE HIGH-END SPECIALTY FABRICS FOR COUTURE, TEXTILE ART, TAPESTRIES, FASHION DESIGN & MORE!I get so much inspiration from materials. When I see a material that gets me excited, my mind races with ideas of what I could make with it! I love “playing” with materials of all kinds...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 18:56:58 PST
Wire Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Rings-1/
Wire Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/GAVQ/I5WCVHCM/FJXGAVQI5WCVHCM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/GAVQ/I5WCVHCM/FJXGAVQI5WCVHCM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/GAVQ/I5WCVHCM/FJXGAVQI5WCVHCM.SMALL.jpg Jamesbardin In this tutorial you will learn how to make beautiful rings from wire. Wire ring making is a very easy to master process. Also please don't forget to vote if you liked my project. Gathering Materials Materials:• hammer• wire• wine cork• needle nose pliers Preparing The Wire Before you start ma...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 21:03:28 PST
Pant leg holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pant-leg-holder/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 07:13:15 PST
How to resize your jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-resize-your-jeans/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:41:58 PST
Mini Tophat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Tophat/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:15:40 PST
A folded expressing garment http://www.instructables.com/id/A-folded-expressing-garment/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 02:32:42 PST
how to remove excess dye from jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-remove-excess-dye-from-jeans/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:18:32 PST
Knecky Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Knecky-Scarf/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:46:59 PST
How to sew an original jean hem http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sew-an-original-jean-hem/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:25:06 PST
Sugar Skull T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-T-Shirt/
Sugar Skull T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/D1MY/I4UNQRAD/F1ZD1MYI4UNQRAD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/D1MY/I4UNQRAD/F1ZD1MYI4UNQRAD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/D1MY/I4UNQRAD/F1ZD1MYI4UNQRAD.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make a beautiful sugar skull t-shirt (or tote) with fabric and Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint from E-6000! Watch the quick video tutorial here! You'll need Print out of skull pattern (next step)E-6000 Stitchless Glue Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint 12" x 12" piece of cotton...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 06:20:20 PST
DIY Feather Fascinator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Feather-Fascinator/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 18:19:47 PST
Knit with a Twist: Headband or Neckwarmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-with-a-Twist-Headband-or-Neckwarmer/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 18:19:24 PST
DIY Knotted scarf - No crocheting or knitting skills required http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Knotted-scarf-No-crocheting-or-knitting-skills/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 11:44:08 PST
Two Turtle Dove Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Turtle-Dove-Gloves/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:40:19 PST
Eyeglass Case Animal Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Eyeglass-Case-Animal-Clutch/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 06:38:56 PST
Handbag Made From Cat Picture http://www.instructables.com/id/Handbag-Made-From-Cat-Picture/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:14:30 PST
Necktie Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Necktie-Purse/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
DIY Dyed Denim Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dyed-Denim-Shorts/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 09:49:24 PDT
5 Minute Fashionable Fingerless Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Fashionable-Fingerless-Gloves/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:43:14 PST
The Eldredge Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Eldredge-Knot/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:44:44 PST
DIY Zip-off Skirt : Change Length http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Zip-off-Skirt-Change-Length/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:56:03 PST
Bi-fold Comic Book Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Bi-fold-Comic-Book-Wallet/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 20:49:40 PST
Big Statement Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Statement-Hair-Bow/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:19:06 PST
Simple cute crochet headband with video hair-styling tutorials http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-cute-crochet-headband-with-video-hair-styli/
Simple cute crochet headband with video hair-styling tutorials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls I saw these headbands at a boutique selling for $20! I took one look at them and knew I had to figure out a pattern for them. So I sat down with my crochet hook and experimented until I came up with this pattern. This is a super simple pattern that even a beginner could do. Once you have the patter...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 07:44:41 PST
How to make an infinity scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-infinity-scarf/
How to make an infinity scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This infinity scarf is quick and easy to put together - even for beginning sewists! You can make this infinity scarf using one or two colors, maybe even more if you feel like stitching together multiple pieces to form a panel. This infinity scarf is sewn so that you don't have any raw edges showing,...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:36:09 PST
DIY Laser Cut Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Cut-Sweatshirt/
DIY Laser Cut Sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/ZFX6/I3BHLKN5/F46ZFX6I3BHLKN5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/ZFX6/I3BHLKN5/F46ZFX6I3BHLKN5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/ZFX6/I3BHLKN5/F46ZFX6I3BHLKN5.SMALL.jpg push_reset Laser cut and sew a sweatshirt comprised of the word "SHIRT". You can choose to be meta or make this shirt using any word that you want. This 'ible will take you through the process of creating your choice word into a vector cut file for the laser printer, as well as how to sew it up.If you simply w...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 12:11:46 PST
Customize Your Boots With Studs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Boots-With-Studs/
Customize Your Boots With Studs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/LNCI/I34E0UJJ/FM2LNCII34E0UJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/LNCI/I34E0UJJ/FM2LNCII34E0UJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/LNCI/I34E0UJJ/FM2LNCII34E0UJJ.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture Ever feel a little edgy?... That's when its time for studs! This tutorial is simple and easy!Hope you enjoy! : ) Check Out The Full Video Tutorial! Gather Your Supplies Supplies Needed:Tools: Awl RulerMaterials: Pair of Boots ( I am using Bearpaw Emma Tall Cold Weather Boots in...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 09:25:13 PST
Customize Your Boots With Rhinestones! http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Boots-With-Rhinestones/
Customize Your Boots With Rhinestones! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H7VU/I34E0W4P/FH2H7VUI34E0W4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H7VU/I34E0W4P/FH2H7VUI34E0W4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/H7VU/I34E0W4P/FH2H7VUI34E0W4P.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture Boots are my shoe of choice and adding some custom sparkly bling makes them even better! In this tutorial I will show all the steps needed to add rhinestones to your boots, including a file of the heart design I created so you can make the exact same pair! Or get creative and come up with a custom d...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 09:31:15 PST
Modular Felt Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Felt-Jewelry/
Modular Felt Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IW6Q/I2VLFAY6/FFXIW6QI2VLFAY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IW6Q/I2VLFAY6/FFXIW6QI2VLFAY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IW6Q/I2VLFAY6/FFXIW6QI2VLFAY6.SMALL.jpg push_reset When it comes to designing, I love creating fashion items that give the wearer options. These felt bracelets and rings do just that. With binder screws and felt sheep's wool, you can make these simple and colorful accessories either for yourself or they would make a great gift!Let's begin! Modular...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:14:54 PST
Bleach Stamped Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-Stamped-Sweatshirt/
Bleach Stamped Sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is something I have wanted to try a while. I have seen bleach stamping done on colored cardstock and wanted to see how it would look on fabric. The results were fun and different. Materials SweatshirtBleachPaper towelplastic bowlFoam and/or rubber stampsPiece of cardboard the size of your s...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:46:50 PST
SHRED A SKULL INTO YOUR JEANS http://www.instructables.com/id/SHRED-A-SKULL-INTO-YOUR-JEANS/
SHRED A SKULL INTO YOUR JEANS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BHD4/I2P3VL86/FBLBHD4I2P3VL86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BHD4/I2P3VL86/FBLBHD4I2P3VL86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/BHD4/I2P3VL86/FBLBHD4I2P3VL86.SMALL.jpg cdawisconsin Turn a simple pair of jeans or a jean jacket into something amazing. I said skull, but you can shred any shape you want into your jeans and the end result will be fabulous. SUPPLIES: WHAT YOU WILL NEED:Any article of clothing made from jean material. There is a step on the different types of ...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:43:09 PST
Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-A-Sweatshirt-Into-An-Appliquéd-Cardigan/
Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell One of my favorite things to do is to transform outdated, badly-designed, or oversized thrift store finds into adorable, well-fitting works of Art that I can incorporate into my day-to-day wardrobe. In this Instructable, I'll show you how to turn a $3 oversized sweatshirt into a lovely, wearable, an...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:58:31 PST
How to Fix a Snagged Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Snagged-Sweater/
How to Fix a Snagged Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/C0F8/I2LMCMCM/FW4C0F8I2LMCMCM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/C0F8/I2LMCMCM/FW4C0F8I2LMCMCM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/C0F8/I2LMCMCM/FW4C0F8I2LMCMCM.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Fix your snagged sweater easily with this quick tutorial. I snag my sweaters all the time because I have a velcro attachment on my backpack that always catches on to my clothes. No matter where you are you can quickly fix this using tools you have on hand. It's important to catch these snags quickly...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:00:24 PST
Add a zipper to a knit cowl... http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-zipper-to-a-knit-cowl/
Add a zipper to a knit cowl... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/SOD2/I2GJ3OX6/FZUSOD2I2GJ3OX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/SOD2/I2GJ3OX6/FZUSOD2I2GJ3OX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/SOD2/I2GJ3OX6/FZUSOD2I2GJ3OX6.SMALL.jpg Stephanie Soleil ... it will give it an edge and tons of possibilities. You might even choose to use a zipper with a different color! You will need - A sewing machine (although this could be done by hand).- A zipper- A knit rectangle*, long enough to go around your neck.For mine, I used thick Alpaca yarn, and mad...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:37:57 PST
Laser cut Wooden Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-Wooden-Buttons/
Laser cut Wooden Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/JJA1/I2D6MMF7/FILJJA1I2D6MMF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/JJA1/I2D6MMF7/FILJJA1I2D6MMF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/JJA1/I2D6MMF7/FILJJA1I2D6MMF7.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Up until about a year ago I hardly ever wore shirts with buttons. Now, I have a collection of dress shirts that I am fairly proud of. One shirt in particular though was lacking a bit of character. What it needed was some wooden buttons. I used a laser cutter for these buttons but they could be made ...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:19:44 PST
Wet felted slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wet-felted-slippers/
Wet felted slippers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/5GB8/I2BRG2CE/F345GB8I2BRG2CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/5GB8/I2BRG2CE/F345GB8I2BRG2CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/5GB8/I2BRG2CE/F345GB8I2BRG2CE.SMALL.jpg dorchard Custom fitted slippers for the whole familyFelted wool is an amazing medium to work in. It's fluffy and squishy and very forgiving, unlike fabric.This method is called resist felting because we're putting wool around something the wool resists sticking to, creating an empty space inside. We can chan...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:09:11 PST
Steel toe bunny slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-toe-bunny-slippers/
Steel toe bunny slippers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WJW4/I236TNX5/FW6WJW4I236TNX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WJW4/I236TNX5/FW6WJW4I236TNX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WJW4/I236TNX5/FW6WJW4I236TNX5.SMALL.jpg Ladycartoonist "Sir, let me take this moment to compliment you on your fashion sense, particularly your slippers."Tired of heavy, clunky boots when you're in the shop? Live in a warehouse and don't want to put 'real' shoes on when you let the dog out? Need to just pop into the workshop for a sec and hate tying up ...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:13:27 PST
Beautiful Butterfly Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Butterfly-Cape/
Beautiful Butterfly Cape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/840Q/I236Q6Q4/FP2840QI236Q6Q4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/840Q/I236Q6Q4/FP2840QI236Q6Q4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/840Q/I236Q6Q4/FP2840QI236Q6Q4.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make this beautiful butterfly cape with just one pattern piece and one very long stitch. Now you'll be runway ready for fall....... Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Sewing machineE-6000 Fabri-Fuse E-6000 Stitchless 1 1/2 yards of 60" wide fabric 1 1/2 yards of 60" wide lining 1/2 ya...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 07:55:59 PST
Found Flaura Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Found-Flaura-Buttons/
Found Flaura Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2LRX/I1NVB5OW/FIL2LRXI1NVB5OW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2LRX/I1NVB5OW/FIL2LRXI1NVB5OW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/2LRX/I1NVB5OW/FIL2LRXI1NVB5OW.SMALL.jpg corpuscallosum In this Instructable I'll walk you through how to make unique button pins from flowers and other found flaura. All you really need for this is a button maker. Paper is optional. Pick a flower, or a dozen Collect some little flowers, try to find ones that are about the size of the buttons you will...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:45:57 PDT
Make an 18th century style hand fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-18th-century-style-hand-fan/
Make an 18th century style hand fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/052K/I1QYJX0W/FVM052KI1QYJX0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/052K/I1QYJX0W/FVM052KI1QYJX0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/052K/I1QYJX0W/FVM052KI1QYJX0W.SMALL.jpg Sahrye You've made a gorgeous silk (or silk-ish) 18th century gown and are all set to head off to a fabulous Halloween party, or re-enactment ball, or whatever, but you need a fan (it's going to be hot). Put down that plastic and lace covered modern monstrosity and get out some simple stuff from the craft...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:03:35 PDT
From Short Blazer to Coat Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Blazer-Makeover/
From Short Blazer to Coat Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Turn a plain blazer into a couture coat dress! Watch the video tutorial here You'll need 1 Blazer2 yards heavy cotton or wool fabric 2 yards embellished lace Sewing machine E-6000 Fabri-Fuse Glue Scissors Straight pins Fabric chalk Lay out the fabric Lay one side of your blazer flatPlace t...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:54:00 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SMALL.jpg robopanda Perfect for trick or treating, these comfy flats are spooktactularly easy to make and super rad. Use glow in the dark paint, or glam it up with glitter. Or creep it out with shiny red. You will need:Plain black shoesTapePaint of choice (puffy, glow, glitter, etc. fine tip is best)Laser cut cardstock...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Zipper Seam Dress for the Ladies http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Seam-Dress-for-the-Ladies/
Zipper Seam Dress for the Ladies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SMALL.jpg XaviOrin This instructable is for a form-fitting, stretch knit dress with zippered seams! Mmmhhh... Zippers...I have seen many different styles of dresses that incorporate zippers, even dresses made completely out of zippers, (and how uncomfy that must be) so I decided I would make a dress for a friend, usin...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:23:37 PDT
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
Mermaid Tank Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/FOP6/I1ETVFJY/FUZFOP6I1ETVFJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/FOP6/I1ETVFJY/FUZFOP6I1ETVFJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/FOP6/I1ETVFJY/FUZFOP6I1ETVFJY.SMALL.jpg LD_P I love the thought of being a mermaid, and this tank top is a simple way to bring a bit of the ocean into an outfit, or perfect for an easy Halloween costume. Pair it with a flowy skirt for a simple, last-minute mermaid look! Print and trace templates Print out shell templates from the internet (...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
Pom Pom Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Pom-Pom-Scarf/
Pom Pom Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/428L/I1AJGULH/FCF428LI1AJGULH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/428L/I1AJGULH/FCF428LI1AJGULH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/428L/I1AJGULH/FCF428LI1AJGULH.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make this simple pom pom scarf with only a zig zag stitch and fabric glue. Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Sewing machinePom Poms E-6000 Fabri-Fuse Scissors 2 yards striped fabric Measure and cut Fold your fabric and measure 12" to 14" inches along the lengthCut out the mea...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:13:18 PDT
Rodarte-Style Light Up Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodarte-Style-Light-Up-Shoes/
Rodarte-Style Light Up Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/R8EM/G7DY6F14/FVER8EMG7DY6F14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/R8EM/G7DY6F14/FVER8EMG7DY6F14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/R8EM/G7DY6F14/FVER8EMG7DY6F14.SMALL.jpg SwitchGirl After seeing Rodarte's light-up heels, I decided to make some for myself. The task seemed simple enough. I was able to make a slipcover for the heel of my shoe with embedded light. I used the LED sequins from Aniomagic, you can find them here. The battery pack is from Switch Craft, the materials bel...
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Tue, 30 Mar 2010 08:36:59 PDT